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Symptoms of Colon Cancer: Consulting a Physician

Symptoms Of Colon Cancer

As of 2019, colon cancer is the second deadliest form of cancer in the United States, affecting both men and women in equal numbers. Cases in younger patients have been so prevalent in recent years that the American Cancer Society lowered the screening guidelines in 2019 from age 50 to age 45....

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Announcing the Opening of the Fort Myers Surgery Center

Fort Myers Surgery Center

The Fort Myers Surgery Center opened today to better serve patients living in the area. The center is conveniently located adjacent to the Associates In Digestive Health medical offices at 13051 University Dr. in Suite 102, in Fort Myers. Dr. Brian Rajca will oversee the facility and...

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What You Should Know About Celiac Disease

Celiac Disease

Over 1 in 100 people around the world are affected by celiac disease, yet it is a condition that still has many misconceptions surrounding it. It’s not uncommon for patients to think gluten-free diets are “trendy” or fads, when in actuality, going gluten-free is the only true and tried way to treat...

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What’s Normal And What’s Not?

Normal And Not

If you find yourself experiencing any gastrointestinal discomfort or challenges when it comes to using the restroom, you shouldn’t ignore the symptoms and assume they will go away or fix themselves. You could experiencing irritable bowel syndrome, or IBS. What is IBS? How Does It Differ From...

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This Simple Test Could Save Your Life

Colon Cancer Test

March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, and at Associates in Digestive Health, our main goal is education. Although it is a part of our daily life as a practice specializing in the overall health of your digestive system, we do recognize that not everyone thinks about colorectal...

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